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Latitude: 52.7641 / 52°45'50"N
Longitude: -3.8157 / 3°48'56"W
OS Eastings: 277586
OS Northings: 320044
OS Grid: SH775200
Mapcode National: GBR 63.YX79
Mapcode Global: WH67N.CS8C
Entry Name: Dol-Ganedd
Listing Date: 26 May 1995
Last Amended: 26 May 1995
Source ID: 16035
Building Class: Domestic
Location: Located 1km N of Brithdir village and 250m SE of the Bont Newydd. Accessed via a farm track leading E from the B 4416.
Community: Brithdir and Llanfachreth (Brithdir a Llanfachreth)
Community: Brithdir and Llanfachreth
Locality: Bont Newydd
Traditional County: Merionethshire
Large c.1700 one-and-a-half storey vernacular farmhouse with later C19 alterations.
Rubble construction with old slate roof and rendered end chimneys with weather-coursing. 4-bay main (S) front with entrance to bay 2; this via 4 stone steps. Later whitened rubble porch with hipped slate roof; ribbed, boarded door. 4-pane recessed C19 sash windows to both floors, those to the firs tsmaller and contained within rubble hipped dormers. To the R a later extension with long mono-pitch roof; modern wooden garage doors to former cart entrance and deeply-recessed shuttered light above. To the rear, 3 dormers as before and 6 and 4-panee C20 windows. Modern extension to R with hipped slate roof.
6-panelled door to ground-floor L room; this with ogee stopped-chamfered main beams. Full beamed ceiling to R room with detailing as before; fireplace with plain topped-chamfered bressummer. Good, simple contemporary dog-leg stair with panelled newel posts with flat tops; turned balusters and an upper bobbin-turned landing.
An early vernacular farmhouse with well-preserved historic character.
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